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Blu-ray Review: 'True Detective'

May 29th, 2014 11:30am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'True Detective'
Ready to go on a 17-year hunt for a killer? The follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray 8-episode series "True Detective" out June 10th from HBO Home Entertainment. We review the case and its results below!

Title: "True Detective"

Grade: 4 1/2

Cast: Woody Harrelson, Matthew McConaughey, Michelle Monaghan

Director: Cary Joji Fukunaga

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 458 minutes

Release Company: HBO Home Entertainment

Website: www.hbo.com

The Show: HBO and the creators of "True Detective" are a clever bunch. The idea of creating a rich complex story, weaving it over o...
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DVD Review: 'Hill Street Blues - The Complete Series'

May 2nd, 2014 12:20pm EDT
DVD Review: 'Hill Street Blues - The Complete Series'
Since ‘let’s be careful out there’ was always the late Michael Conrad’s tag line, we thought we’d go down such a path and follow his advice. So in looking at the impressive, fancy, 144 episode set for the legendary TV show "Hill Street Blues – The Complete Series" (out now from Shout! Factory), we’re applying that rule. We want fans to be careful what they buy when it comes to DVD’s, so were gonna give you the highs and lows of this massive set to help the avid collector make a decision. Let’s head to the hill...

Title: "Hill Street Blues – The Complete Series"

Grade: 4...
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Check Out 'Star Trek: Enterprise' Season Four On Blu-ray April 29

April 26th, 2014 6:27am EDT
Check Out 'Star Trek: Enterprise' Season Four On Blu-ray April 2
In the final harrowing season of Star Trek: Enterprise, timelines collide as Captain Jonathan Archer and his crew rally with humans and other species to form the Federation and prevent intergalactic war.

Starfleet and the crew of the Enterprise are put to the test as they fight to avoid a deadly virus on the ship, deal with an alternate "mirror" universe, battle radical alien factions, and prevent the alteration of history – including a Nazi-occupied America.

If the Temporal Cold War is not brought to an end, history and life as they know it will be forever altered.

A special highlight t...
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Check Out 'Sofia The First: The Floating Palace" On DVD April 8

April 5th, 2014 7:00am EDT
Sofia The First
She's making waves and exploring the water world in "Sofia The First: The Floating Palace" on Disney DVD April 8. Witness her transform into a mermaid to help save her new mermaid friends from danger and be on the look out for Princess Ariel's cameo.

Do YOU believe in mermaids? You will - when you set sail on a magical full-length adventure under the sea with Sofia the First! After Sofia helps a young mermaid named Oona, Sofia's amulet grants her the power to transform into a mermaid and visit her new friend's secret underwater kingdom.

But when Cedric (disguised as a sea monster) plots ...
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Check Out 'My Little Pony: A Dash of Awesome,' Now On DVD

April 2nd, 2014 5:39am EDT
My Little Pony
Rainbow Dash is one cool pony… make that an awesome pony! "My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic: A Dash Of Awesome" is coming to DVD in the U.S. and Canada on March 25 from Shout! Factory Kids in collaboration with Hasbro Studios, and it includes a sing-along as a bonus feature.

Join Rainbow Dash for five thrilling adventures alongside her very best friends in all of Equestria; the studious Twilight Sparkle, quiet animal lover Fluttershy, the party enthusiast Pinkie Pie, the always loyal apple farmer Applejack, and Ponyville's very own fashionista Rarity!

That's right! Five episodes dedicat...
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Check Out 'The Middle: The Complete Fourth Season,' On DVD Feb. 25

February 24th, 2014 6:35am EST
The Middle
In season four of The Middle, the Hecks once again bring the laughs from the heartland. Frankie (Emmyr winner Patricia Heaton) continues to struggle selling cars at the only dealer left in town, but an unexpected turn of events may force her to reevaluate her career path.

Meanwhile, Mike (Neil Flynn) has made it his mission to ensure sloth-like son Axl gets a football scholarship so he can get into college next year. Sue finds herself not only navigating high school, but also the Indiana roads by finally (she hopes!) getting her driver`s license.

With all the crazy happenings, it`s no w...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Game Of Thrones - The Complete Third Season'

February 20th, 2014 7:48am EST
Game of thrones
Review by H.E. Coleman

Ready for a third medieval outing? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray "Game of Thrones – The Complete Third Season" out now from HBO Home Entertainment. Season three gets reviewed below!

Title: "Game of Thrones – The Complete Third Season"

Grade: 5

Cast: Peter Dinklage, Nikolaj Coster Waldau, Lena Headey

Director: Various

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 555 minutes

Release Company: HBO Home Entertainment

Website: www.hbo.com

Review by H.E. Coleman: Overview: This third installment of "Game of Thrones" continues the epic saga of the ...
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Check Out 'Nurse Jackie' Season 5 On DVD & Blu-ray Feb. 18

February 16th, 2014 7:35am EST
Nurse Jackie season 5
Nurse Jackie returns for a fifth season with Edie Falco as Jackie Peyton, a role that has earned Falco her third consecutive Primetime Emmyr nomination.

After leaving rehab early, Jackie finds sobriety and relative happiness -- but that is the calm before the storm. With her marriage coming to an end, a careless accident sends Jackie to her own All Saints Hospital for emergency care.

While recovering, she meets NYC policeman Frank Verelli (Adam Ferrera), whose flirtatious advances may lead Jackie into uncharted territory: dating. Stepping out of her usual comfort zone, challenged by new...
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Check Out 'Family Matters: The Complete Fourth Season,' Now On DVD

February 5th, 2014 5:04am EST
Family Matters
Family Matters: The Complete Fourth Season includes all 24 episodes. Life lessons and laughs go hand in hand with the Winslow family and their ever-present neighbor Steve Urkel.

So whether it's hilarity on Halloween, a comical crisis on Christmas, a veritable "va-va-voom!" on Valentine's Day or a memorable moment on a Monday, every day can be a good day with Family Matters.

This season, Michelle Thomas guest stars as Myra, Steve's girlfriend. Wait, Steve gets a girlfriend? Don't miss Myra wooing Steve with her accordion, or the epic episode where Carl and Steve compete on American Gladiat...
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DVD Review: 'TV Shows On DVD' Via Mill Creek Entertainment

January 29th, 2014 10:00am EST
DVD Review: 'TV Shows On DVD' Via Mill Creek Entertainment
TV old and new on DVD – game?  Then follow us as we check out the cool TV show on DVD line up available now via the folks at Mill Creek Entertainment.  Up on the review chopping block are "Good Times," "Charlie’s Angels," "Wings," "Just Shoot Me!," "Dilbert," "Bewitched," "The Cosby Show" and "Married With Children."  The boob tube gets reviewed below!

 

 

  

  

  

  

   Title: "Good Times" (Seasons 1&2)

   Grade: 4

   Cast: Esther Rolle, John Amos, Jimmie Walker

   Release Company: Mill Creek Entertainment

   Website: www.millcreekent.com

 

The Show: A spin-off of "Maude," ...
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